Website Delivery Manager

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    City of London, London

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    £400 - £450 per day

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    Experis UK

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Website Delivery Manager


8 month contract

We are looking for a highly capable individual with proven IT/digital, project management, and communication skills to lead the procurement for, and development of, a new QAVS digital service.

Some of your responsibilities will include:

  • Scoping, designing and delivering a new QAVS digital service (including liaising with GDS on spending controls and design requirements)
  • Putting in place the correct procurement process to identify the best supplier/s
  • Leading the tender/bidding process to secure and contract with supplier/s with proven ability to deliver the product and provide ongoing support in a post-EU Exit environment
  • Working with the successful supplier/s using agile, iterative and user-centred methods to develop and build a new QAVS digital service to a tight deadline.
  • Active monitoring of the design and implementation phase, and testing with user groups.
  • Ensuring that the service is delivered to the required timeline and taking corrective action where required.
  • Transferring the QAVS administration to the new digital service without loss of data or any significant suspension of activity.
  • Identifying and agreeing future enhancements to the service following live implementation.
  • First point of contact and liaison with internal and external stakeholders - including Sir Martyn Lewis, The Palace, Lord Lieutenancies, National Assessors, Internal Communications.
  • Providing advice and support to the wider team on digital projects e.g development of an Honours Database.

Essential Requirements

  • Knowledge of Government digital frameworks (e.g DOS or G-Cloud) and how to build user centred government digital services.
  • Good organisational skills and ability to deliver at pace.
  • Experience of working with agile processes/ceremonies to deliver outcomes. This includes understanding of development phases e.g. discovery, alpha, beta, live and their differing expectations.
  • Experience of managing suppliers to deliver successful outcomes on budget and on time.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Ability to develop positive and productive working relationships including high profile external stakeholders, GDS, developers and colleagues in the Department's IT and Commercial divisions.